May 2005 Meetings ------------------------------------------------------------

May 12th - SIG Meeting -1 - 3 PM
If you have a question or more please e-mail it to jsokol@bigfoot.com so Jack can answer it at the meeting.  The subject will be Q&A.  Hope to see all yal (all of you) at the meeting. 
May 16th - Windows Education Class 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Brian Fifield will again educate us on Windows and software to improve our "quality of computing".
Cobian 6, software for backing up your computer, will be the topic of the month!
May 16th - HACS General Meeting - 7:30 - 9 PM
The User Group Store of St George, Utah is presenting a "virtual presentaion" via our own Brian Fifield on
Acronis True Image 8.0
An intuitive disk imaging, backup and system restore software program. Its automated, wizard-driven operations make the backup and restore a no-brainer.

Create the online disk backup image

Create the online disk backup image

Restore the entire system and/or individual files and folders

Restore the entire system and/or individual files and folders

Create and restore online disk backup images in Windows without reboot

Create and restore online disk backup images in Windows without reboot

Schedule automated backups

Schedule automated backups

Create incremental disk backup images

Create incremental disk backup images

Built-in disk image verification tool

Built-in disk image verification tool

Clone and upgrade disk drives

Clone and upgrade disk drives

View backup logs

View backup logs

Automated, wizard-driven operations

Automated, wizard-driven operations

June 2005 Meetings ----------------------------------------------------

 

June 9th - SIG Meeting -1 - 3 PM

"Basic Computer Maintenance"

Here is your opportunity to learn and to share best practices for keeping your computer healthy - come listen to "doc" Sokol!!!

If you have a question please e-mail it to jsokol@bigfoot.com so Jack can answer it at the meeting.    Hope to see all yal (all of you) at the meeting. 

June 20th - Windows Education Class 6:30 - 7:30 PM

"Cobian 6 Backup Software"

Worried about losing your files? Don't have a good, reliable backup system? Don't do regualr backup because the programs are complicated and don't usually work like they are supposed to?There is an answer to this problem. Cobian 6 Free backup program is fast, easy, reliable and works just the way it's supposed to do day after day. Looking for a "setit and forget it" program to safeguard your important documents. pictures and data? Meet us at 6:30 pm for the HACS Windows Class. Brian Fifield will again educate us on Windows and software to improve our "quality of computing". Check the source on this interesting program.

Cobian 6

June 20th - HACS General Meeting - 7:30 - 9 PM

"What can Microsoft Word 2003 do for ME?"

How many times have you written a letteror done anyother text processing and wondered what all these features are in the software? Or, have you ever looked at something that has been printed by someone else and wondered how in the world they did that? Here is your chance to learn from an expert about some of the new features available in Microsoft Word 2003. Dan Neeley who teaches a full course on the topic at BRCC will give us a "short course" on the topic. Come and learn from one of our local experts.

July 2005 Meetings -------------------------------------------------

July Meetings

(all meetings at Opportunity House)

July 14th - SIG Meeting -1 - 3 PM

"Basic Computer Maintenance"

Here is your opportunity to learn and to share best practices for keeping your computer healthy - come listen to "doc" Sokol!!!

If you have a question please e-mail it to jsokol@bigfoot.com so Jack can answer it at the meeting.    Hope to see all yal (all of you) at the meeting. 

July 18th - Windows Education Class 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Microsoft Word!

Tricks, tips, and fun playing with Word

Be prepared to learn something new and exciting about Microsoft Word from that grand master - Brian Fifield. Come prepared with your questions and tips - this is SHARE TIME!!!!

July 18th - HACS General Meeting - 7:30 - 9 PM

Phising, Pharming, worms, viruses and more!!

The Internet is a great thing but like many things in this world there is more to it then meets the eye, especially when it comes to your safety and security. Chris Kaminski of Lone Bird Studio will cover the latest threats and how to defeat them. Lone Bird Studio is one of the fastest growing IT companies in North Buncombe County and their goal is to bring technology to a level you can understand. Chris Kaminski started Lone Bird 18 years ago and has been a technical writer for Bellsouth Internet services, a teacher and authors a weekly ?Tech Tips column?. Don?t miss this informative workshop and learn how to keep the Internet nasties from bugging you.

September 2005 Meetings ----------------------------------------------------

September 8th - SIG Meeting -1 - 3 PM

"Open Session - Send questions and try to stump the master"

Here is your opportunity to learn and to share best practices for computing- come listen to "doc" Sokol!!!

If you have a question please e-mail it to jsokol@bigfoot.com so Jack can answer it at the meeting.    Hope to see all yal (all of you) at the meeting. 

September 19th - Windows Education Class 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Image Manipulation Class

The more we experiment, the more we learn.

Be prepared to learn something more exciting information about how to work with digital images from that grand master - Brian Fifield. Come prepared with your questions and tips - this is SHARE TIME!!!!

September 19th - HACS General Meeting - 7:30 - 9 PM

Genealogy

Come and learn from John Leland about how and what you can do to develop your own ancestry information!

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October 13th - SIG Meeting -1 - 3 PM

"Open Session - Send questions and try to stump the master"

Here is your opportunity to learn and to share best practices for computing-
come listen to "doc" Sokol!!!

If you have a question please e-mail it to jsokol@bigfoot.com so Jack can answer it at the meeting.    Hope to see all yal (all of you) at the meeting. 

 

October 17th - Windows Education Class 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Outlook Express

Do not miss learning about the TWELVE best tips for using Outlook Express.

Can you top the grand master??? - Brian Fifield. Come prepared with your tips - this is
SHARE TIME
!!!!

 

October 17th - HACS General Meeting - 7:30 - 9 PM

Doug Jones of Echo Data Company

will be presenting

Data Backup using External Hard Drive and Norton Ghost 9.0

Come and learn how to protect your data!!
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